Dharau is a small settlement located in Kanpur Dehat District
. Situated midway between Rura and Pukhrayan
, this town is about 2 km east of Akbarpur, 13 km south of Rura, 2 km west of Shahzadpur and 13 km north of Malasa.
Rura Railway Station and C A Kanpur Airport are the nearest access points.